It’s time to dump the old dinner-and-a-movie date tradition and find new ways to make your date night sparkle.Going to the same date night spots and constantly doing the same things with your significant other can get boring. Whether you’ve been dating for years or you’re looking for a few first date ideas you and your date can experience together, they're sure to enjoy these new and exciting adventures.
Romantic Date Ideas That Will Make Him Smile
1. Go to His Favorite Artist’s Concert
Events like concerts always bring out the best in people. Laughing, smiling, enjoying life and good music are ways sure to make the night memorable. Save your concert tickets and any paraphernalia for a scrap book so you can always look back and remember the amazing time you both had.
2. Take a Painting or Pottery Class
Help him get in touch with his creative and artistic side. For a fun idea, draw or paint something you both find attractive about each other like eyes, hands or smile. How fun would this be for an anniversary date night? Who knows, maybe one of you will tap into a hidden talent! Many of these classes also let you bring your beverages and snacks.
3. Amusement Park
Oh, to be a kid again! Go to an amusement park with your date to relive your favorite childhood memories. Don’t be afraid to ride roller coasters, go to the water park, and use this day to pig out on amusement park treats. Be sure to take lots of pictures and even have a romantic kiss on top of the ferris wheel. How sweet!
4. Film Festival
As the weather is getting warmer, many film organizations host movie viewings outdoors. Wear a cute, comfortable outfit like skinny jeans with a high low top and your most-loved pair of flats. Bring a throw blanket to cover up with and keep the mosquitoes away.
5. Try Something Adventurous
Take your date to another level for a daring day like jet skiing, parasailing, swimming with dolphins or even sky diving or bungee jumping. An adventurous day out is sure to end with great laughs of the reactions you both have.
6. Take Him Out to a Ball Game
If your a guy is a sports fanatic, go to a pro basketball, football or baseball game. The energetic fans, music and live action is always so much fun. If you’re a little competitive, place a friendly bet on the game that doesn’t involve money. But, if you're a bit pressed for money, you can always go to rookie games. Most cities have minor league teams where tickets are much cheaper than professional sporting games.
Choose a couple of these cute date night ideas that tailor to his personality and likes. If it’s your first date together, there’s a good chance he’ll ask you out on a second one.